Borough of Rawtenstall: St. John's (CE) Parish War Memorial, Crawshawbooth. (IWM Ref: 18690 - 24 initials/surname)

Borough of Rawtenstall: St. John's (CE) Parish War Memorial, Crawshawbooth. (IWM Ref: 18690 - 24 initials/surname)

ERECTED IN HONOUR OF THE MEMBERS OF ST JOHNS CHURCH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (24 x NAMES) THEY COUNTED/NOT THEIR LIVES/DEAR UNTO/THEMSELVES/THEIR REWARD/IS SURE (24 initials/surnames) J. Austin/ F. Ireson/ E. Sharp/ G. Banks/ J. Johnson/ F. Slater/ B. Ellison/ A. LORD (not included on Roll of Honour - see Note 1)/ S. Spencer/ J. Finney/ W. Meeks/ T. Swift/ J. T. Hargreaves/ E. Nuttall/ H. Tetlow/ H. Haworth/ E. Palmer/ J. Trippier/ G. W. Hollows/ Capt. L. Peel/ M. Trippier/ J. W. Holt/ W. Pickup/ W. Trippier/ NOTES: 1. A. Lord has not been identified and is not recorded on the Parish Memorial Scroll. 25015 Pte Joseph Lord (d.8/12/1916) and his brother 12526 Pte John Lord (d.30.07.17) the son of John and Mary Margaret Lord, of 41, York St., Crawshawbooth of this Parish? 2. Rossendale Free Press records 11100 Corporal Joseph Hocking d. 11/04/1918 as "connected with St John's Church, Crawshawbooth" (IWM Life Story1906527)

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    Born 1894

    Died 1916

    British Army 12517 Private East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion.

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    Born 1888

    Died 1917

    British Army 124303 Gunner Royal Garrison Artillery

  • Profile picture for Ernest Palmer

    Died 1916

    British Army 6632 Private East Lancashire Regiment 7th Battalion

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    Born 1896

    Died 1918

    British Army 26360 Private East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion.

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    Born 1898

    Died 1918

    British Army 60674 Private Welsh Regiment 24th Battalion.

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    Died 1917

    British Army 242023 Private Royal Lancaster Regiment 2/5th Battalion.

  • Profile picture for Thomas Swift

    Born 1898

    Died 1917

    British Army 42101 Private Manchester Regiment 18th (3rd City) Battalion

  • Profile picture for Frank Slater

    Died 1915

    British Army 13765 Corporal Scottish Rifles

    British Army 13765 Corporal Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) 10th Battalion

  • Profile picture for Benjamin Ellison

    Born 1882

    Died 1917

    British Army 26104 Private East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion

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    Born 1883

    Died 1915

    British Army 7468 Private East Lancashire Regiment 1st Battalion

  • Profile picture for Lawrence Peel

    Born 1884

    Died 1914

    British Army Captain Yorkshire Regiment Commanding 7th Div. Cyclist Coy

  • Profile picture for John Henry Johnson

    Died 1917

    British Army 27887 Private East Lancashire Regiment

    British Army 56513 Private King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st Battalion

  • Profile picture for Herbert Howarth

    Died 1917

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 79597

    Air Force (RAF/RFC) 31241 Air Mechanic 1st Class Royal Flying Corps 32 Sqn

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    Born 1896

    Died 1918

    British Army T4/275306 Private Army Service Corps

    British Army 27972 Private The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 2/5th Battalion (Territorial Force).

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    Born 1897

    Died 1918

    British Army 13470 Private Coldstream Guards 2nd Battalion

  • Profile picture for Frank Spencer

    Died 1917

    British Army 24092 Private East Lancashire Regiment 11th Battalion.

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    Born 1897

    Died 1917

    British Army 20534 Private East Lancashire Regiment 6th Battalion

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    Born 1889

    Died 1916

    British Army 26554 Private East Lancashire Regiment 2nd Battalion.

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    Born 1896

    Died 1918

    British Army T/851 Driver Army Service Corps

    British Army M2/204678 Private Army Service Corps 956th Mechanical Transport Coy.

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    Born 1884

    Died 1915

    British Army 14987 Private East Lancashire Regiment 8th east Battalion

    British Army 14987 Private East Lancashire Regiment 8th Battalion.